Archive for November 2nd, 2020

Deeper Analysis

U.S. Minus Ezone Manufacturing PMI Differential Widened in October

November 2, 2020

October’s 4.5-point spread between the U.S. and Euroland manufacturing purchasing manager indices was 2.8 points wider than in September and the greatest differential since last April. Euroland’s IHS-compiled PMI increased 1.1 points, while the ISM-compiled U.S. PMI jumped 3.9 points to a two-year high of 59.3. The monthly averages of the EUR/USD exchange rate in […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Dollar Little Changed But Equities Rebound on Day Before U.S. Election

November 2, 2020

U.S. stock futures point to a rise of more than 1.0% at today’s open. Overseas, share prices closed up 1.5% in Hong Kong and South Korea and by 1.4% in Japan, and key European bourses currently show rises of 1.8% in France and Italy, 1.7% in Germany, 1.4% in Switzerland, 1.3% in Spain and 1.1% […] More